Press Release Week of Feb 23-29, 2020

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On Sunday, February 23, 2020 at approximately 1:30 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Jessica Rea Miller-Mullinex, 39, of Independence.  Miller-Mullinex was charged with first degree Theft (class C felony), third degree Burglary (class D felony), third degree Criminal Mischief (aggravated misdemeanor) and Trespass (simple misdemeanor).  These charges stem from an incident that occurred on or about 09/03/2019.

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On Sunday, February 23, 2020 at approximately 11:45 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Jason Alan Vanlaningham, 44, of Independence.  Vanlaningham was charged with Eluding or Attempting to Elude Law Enforcement (serious misdemeanor), Driving While License Suspended (simple misdemeanor) and cited for Failure to Provide Proof of Insurance.  This arrest was made following a short pursuit that concluded at 190th Street and Plymouth Avenue.

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On Monday, February 24, 2020 at approximately 9:10 am, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Kenyonte Nigel Shinault, 31, of Oelwein.  Shinault was charged while Driving While License Barred (aggravated misdemeanor), Driving While License Revoked (serious misdemeanor), Driving While License Suspended (simple misdemeanor) and cited for Speed Violation.  This arrest was made following a traffic stop near 110th Street and Jackson Avenue north of Hazleton.

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On Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at approximately 8:50 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Brian Matthew Mountain, 43, of Winthrop.  Mountain was charged with third offense Operating While Intoxicated (class D felony) and cited for Open Container and Failure to Display Registration Plate.  This arrest was made near First Street and Fourth Avenue NE in Independence.

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On Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at approximately 9:30 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Andrew Lee Heth, 33, of Oelwein.  Heth was charged with second offense Operating While Intoxicated (aggravated misdemeanor), Driving While License Revoked (serious misdemeanor), Public Intoxication (simple misdemeanor), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (simple misdemeanor) and Failure to Have SR22 Insurance as Required (simple misdemeanor).  Heth was also cited for Leaving Scene of Accident, Reckless Driving, Failure to Maintain Control and Failure to Provide Proof of Insurance.  This arrest was made following a single-vehicle accident in the 400 blk E Hayes Street in Hazleton.